Ivan Novak

Ivan Novak

Petrinja, Sisak-Moslavina County, Croatia

About Ivan Novak

He was born in 1985 in Sisak.
After graduating from the School of Applied Arts and Design in Zagreb, in 2004 he enrolled in the Department of Graphics of the Academy of Fine Arts of the University of Zagreb.
In the fifth semester, he enrolled in the class of Professor Frane Paro, and in the seventh semester he transferred to the class of Professor Nevenka Arbanas. In parallel, he also did Medal-Making and Small-Scale Sculpture with Professor Damir Mataušić.
In 2008, he finished a public art piece “Le Coq”, Fleck Villa, Parc de Mauriac, Ingersheim, France.
In 2010, he graduated from the class of Professor Nevenka Arbanas with a work dedicated to the Sisak-born painter Slavo Striegl.
So far, he has exhibited his work at solo exhibitions in Sisak (Striegl City Gallery, MUF 4, Promenade, Vlado Gotovac Public Library and Reading Room in Sisak), Zagreb and Pécs, and at thirty-eight group exhibitions (Sisak, Zagreb, Dubrovnik).
Except for graphic techniques, he also uses other art techniques, such as sculpture (wood, terracotta, plaster, stainless steel, brick) and painting (tempera, acrylic, oil).
In 2012, he trained in pedagogical-psychological-didactic methodology. In 2016, he was issued an art teacher certificate. He became a member of the Croatian Association of Artists (HDLU) in 2016.

Education

School of fine arts and design Zagreb
Academy of fine arts Zagreb
Title: Mag. art and Art teacher

Exhibitions

Solo exhibitions:
2013 “Venere”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2012 “Venere”, Umjetnost osmijeha Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
2012 “Venere”, Csopor(t)-Horda Gallery, Croat Theatre of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary
2011 “Slavo Striegl u diplomskom radu”, Vlado Gotovac Public Library and Reading Room, Sisak, Croatia
2009 “Šetnja sa Slavom Strieglom”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2007 “Autorska izložba”, Promenade, Sisak, Croatia
2007 “Skulpture i grafike”, MUF 4, Sisak, Croatia

Group exhibitions:
2017 “20. Međunarodna izložba minijatura”, Vršilnica-Novi Dvori, Zaprešić, Croatia
2017 “Dev9t”, Old Brickyard, Belgrade, Serbia
2017 “Prodajna izložba slika za nabavu MR uređaja za sisačku bolnicu”, Panonija Hotel, Sisak, Croatia
2016 “19. Međunarodna izložba minijatura”, Vršilnica-Novi Dvori, Zaprešić, Croatia; Plevnik-Kronowska Gallery, Celje, Slovenia
2016 “Natječajni radovi za izradu urbanističko-likovnog rješenja spomenika Slavi Strieglu na potezu Šetnice Slave Striegla u Sisku”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2016 “Međunarodna izložba minijatura u Kursalonu”, Kursalon, Lipik, Croatia; Museum of Pakrac, Pakrac, Croatia; Format C, Osijek, Croatia
2015 “Moderno i suvremeno petrinjsko slikarstvo u Galeriji Sv. Ivan Zelina”, Sv. Ivan Zelina Gallery, Sv. Ivan Zelina, Croatia
2015 “Petrinjski atelieri”, Krsto Hegedušić Gallery, Petrinja, Croatia
2014 “17. Međunarodna izložba minijatura”, Vršilnica-Novi Dvori, Zaprešić, Croatia; Houses Gallery, Djura Jakšić, Belgrade, Serbia; Cultural Centre of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia
2013 “Drugi petrinjski salon grafike”, Krsto Hegedušić Gallery, Petrinja, Croatia
2012 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2012 “Sakralne teme u djelima sisačkog likovnog kruga”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2011 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2011 “Humanitarna aukcija za pomoć djeci Japana”, Izidor Kršnjavi, Zagreb, Croatia
2011 “Sisak u djelima umjetnika”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2010 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2010 “Izložba diplomanata”, Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
2010 “Bez diktata jednoličnosti”, Bernardo Bernardi, Zagreb, Croatia
2010 “Umjetnički orkestar”, City Museum Sisak, Sisak, Croatia
2009 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2008 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2008 “Završna izložba studenata”, Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
2008 “U dijalogu s Marinom Držićem”, House of Marin Držić, Dubrovnik, Croatia
2008 “10 godina usmjerenja Mala plastika i medaljerstvo”, ULUPUH Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia
2007 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2007 “Završna izložba studenata”, Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
2006 “Božićna izložba”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2006 “Humanitarna izložba za pomoć oboljelom Krešimiru Malbaši”, Izidor Kršnjavi, Zagreb, Croatia
2006 “Studenti umjetničkih akademija”, Striegl Gallery, Sisak, Croatia
2006 “Studenti ALU u Zagrebu”, MUF 3, Sisak, Croatia
2006 “Završna izložba studenata”, Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
2006 “Pasionska baština”, Kristofor Stanković, Zagreb, Croatia
2005 “Studenti ALU u Zagrebu”, MUF 2, Sisak, Croatia
2005 “Završna izložba studenata”, Academy of Fine Arts, Zagreb, Croatia
2004 “Sisački mladi umjetnici-amateri”, Children’s Library, Sisak, Croatia
2003 “Sisak u Zagrebu”, Attack, Zagreb, Croatia
2003 “Izložba učenika grafičkog odjela”, Izidor Kršnjavi, Zagreb, Croatia
2003 “Deseta obljetnica rada SULIKUM-a”, City Museum Sisak, Sisak, Croatia
2003 “Milijuni sadnica za lijepu našu”, Hrvatske šume, Zagreb, Croatia
2002 “Animalizam”, Zoe, Zagreb, Croatia

Art colonies:
2011 Hrastelnica Art Colony, Sisak, Croatia
2010 Alilovci Art Colony, Alilovci, Croatia
2008 Academy of Fine in Zagreb Arts Art Colony, Department of Graphics, Colmar, Croatia
2007 Academy of Fine in Zagreb Arts Art Colony, Department of Graphics, Ivanić Grad, Croatia
2006 Academy of Fine in Zagreb Arts Art Colony, Department of Graphics, Vrbnik, Croatia

Public art:
2008 “Le Coq”, Fleck Villa, Parc de Mauriac, Ingersheim, France